A quick sketch of one woman’s effort to bring Iraq deaths home.
Last Sunday morning, Nancy Hiss double-checked her ever-growing stack of names, grabbed a piece of bright yellow chalk from a bucket and quickly wrote “BLOCK” in clean strokes on the sidew ...
It's not often we think about genocide during dinner, but tonight at nearly 82 restaurants throughout Oregon, it's going to be on everyone's mind—or at least on their bill. Today (and tonight), 25 percent of your dinner bill is going to More
Why are some Catholics wearing burlap this lent? The answer: sex abuse by priests.
In a small room at Ascension Catholic Church in Southeast Portland last Saturday, a half-dozen people listened to Steve Fearing recount the childhood sexual abuse he suffered in middle school at the h ...
Katie-Jay Scott is craving chocolate—badly. And not just any kind of chocolate. Dark, fair-trade chocolate—the kind that blends in exotic flavors like lavender, mint or orange. And only Portland's got 'em. She finished her last stash of ginger-da...